On-Demand

Webinars

Watch, Share, and Learn with LTC Webinars

Connect and share in real-time with educators from around the state or visit our library of on-demand webinars to grow your professional toolkit on your schedule. Illinois educators can earn up to 1 PD credit hour for attending an LTC webinar. PD credit will only be awarded for live attendance.

Have a suggestion for a webinar? Interested in presenting? Share your ideas by contacting Matt Jacobson, Online Learning Coordinator, at mjacobson@ltcillinois.org.

Upcoming Webinars

All LTC webinars are recorded and made available publicly within 7 days of airing.

Wait! I can do THAT with Kami?

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Ready to dive deep into one of your favorite learning platforms? Join us as a member of the Kami team takes us through a sample lesson and demonstrates more ways Kami can get your students engaged in learning.

Belsa Rios
Belsa Rios
Teacher Success Champion, Kami

Everyone’s an Influencer: Bring Social Media Influencer Style into your Class

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Do your students want to be influencers or YouTubers? It all starts with the right fundamentals and a few key tech tools. Join us as we explore a set of online tools that can help students of all ages practically sharpen their influencing skill, with a focus on future career applicability.

Ben Sondgeroth
Ben Sondgeroth
Lead Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Northern Illinois, Learning Technology Center

Support Students with Education Insights in Microsoft Teams

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Education Insights in Microsoft Teams provides real-time analytics on student progress and activity. Join us for a live training on this collection of innovative features, including Teams’ SEL-focused tools.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Support Students with Education Insights in Microsoft Teams

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Education Insights in Microsoft Teams provides real-time analytics on student progress and activity. Join us for a live training on this collection of innovative features, including Teams’ SEL-focused tools.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Meet the Virtual Robot Simulator

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Bring the excitement of robotics and hands-on STEM learning to your school with FIRST Illinois Robotics and their Virtual Robot Simulator (VRS). Join us to see it in action and discover how your classroom can use it for FREE!

Jonathan Weiland
Jonathan Weiland
Director, FIRST Illinois Tech Challenge

Engaging Students with EdPuzzle

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Are you still wondering how to regain your students’ attention after winter break? Are you trying to find ways to increase knowledge retention and improve homework completion? EdPuzzle is a […]

Courtney Warren
Courtney Warren
School Partnerships – Illinois, EdPuzzle

Creating Accessible Education Materials (AEM) in the School Environment

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As more and more learning goes digital, the need for accessible educational materials (AEM) increases. Join us to discover fresh strategies for designing or enhancing learning material to make it accessible to all learners, regardless of differences in physical or cognitive ability.

Jennifer Skalitzky
Jennifer Skalitzky
Assistive Technology Facilitator, Infinitec

App Smashing with Microsoft 365

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Searching for new ways to utilize your favorite Microsoft tools? Join us for an interactive demonstration on how to mix and match Office 365 apps with your OneNote class notebooks and create unique digital learning experiences for your students.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

App Smashing with Microsoft 365

| Free

Searching for new ways to utilize your favorite Microsoft tools? Join us for an interactive demonstration on how to mix and match Office 365 apps with your OneNote class notebooks and create unique digital learning experiences for your students.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Recorded Webinars

Full recordings of all LTC webinars, as well as our full video archive, can be found below or viewed on our YouTube channel.

Data Privacy

Cultivating a Culture of Student Data Privacy

01. 18. 2023

Educational staff have access to monumental amounts of student data. In this webinar, we’ll explore why that matters, and how district and building-level staff can work together to cultivate an understanding of, and commitment to,

Alicia Duell
Alicia Duell
Director of Technology & Information Services , Wheeling CCSD21
Cybersecurity

Creating Real-World Experiences with the CYBER.ORG Cyber Range

01. 11. 2023

Tune in for a primer on a collection of lab-style activities that allow students to experience simulated cyber attacks in a controlled, virtual environment.

Jonathan Bartles
Jonathan Bartles
Curriculum Development Specialist, CYBER.ORG
LeadershipLegal IssuesSOPPA

School Law Update: What’s New and Noteworthy in Data Privacy, SOPPA & Tech

01. 05. 2023

RESCHEDULED FROM DECEMBER 2022: Join Attorney Brandon K. Wright of Miller, Tracy, Braun, Funk & Miller, Ltd. as he answers and discusses your legal questions surrounding data privacy in schools, including SOPPA and related mandates. Brandon

Brandon Wright
Brandon Wright
Attorney, Miller, Tracy, Braun, Funk & Miller Ltd.
Classroom IntegrationTools

Kami 101

12. 07. 2022

Looking for a fresh way to engage your students? Kami is a great online collaboration and annotation platform that allows students to seamlessly work on nearly any file type in a single, user-friendly interface. With

Belsa Rios
Belsa Rios
Teacher Success Champion, Kami
Classroom IntegrationGoogleTools

What’s New with Google For Education

12. 05. 2022

Come learn about the latest features and updates for your favorite apps from a member of the Google for Education team! In particular, we’ll focus in on new and existing tools that support computer science

Kimberly Lane Clark
Kimberly Lane Clark
Program Manager, Google For Education
Code.orgComputer Science (CS)

Celebrating CS Education Week

11. 30. 2022

Computer Science Education Week is December 5-11, 2022. Come celebrate and learn new ways to get your class interested in computer science, including a demo of this year’s Hour of Code resources.

Sarah Phelps
Sarah Phelps
Program Manager, Computer Science and STEM, Learning Technology Center
Classroom IntegrationTools

Transform Classroom Engagement with Book Creator

11. 15. 2022

Want to support your students’ creative capabilities and help them become amazing content creators? Book Creator can do that and more while engaging your students so effectively that they’ll *want* to keep working on assignments

Jon Smith
Jon Smith
Teacher Success Manager, Book Creator
Classroom IntegrationTools

Blending Learning with EdPuzzle

11. 01. 2022

EdPuzzle will change the way you approach blended. With it, you can turn any lesson into a video and incorporate different learning styles that meet your students’ diverse learning needs. EdPuzzle’s hands-on learning modules also

Courtney Warren
Courtney Warren
School Partnerships – Illinois, EdPuzzle
Cybersecurity

Tips for Teaching Cybersecurity

10. 26. 2022

With cyber threats directed at schools on the rise, now is the time for educators to get up to speed on cybersecurity. Join us for a discussion of cybersecurity basics, as well as what students,

Jeremy Rinkel
Jeremy Rinkel
7th & 8th Grade STEM & Computers Teacher, Effingham CUSD 40
Cybersecurity

Digital Literacy: Leveraging Technology to Teach Internet Safety

10. 19. 2022

Raising today’s students as digital citizens is critical to their future success. Join us to discover how EVERFI’s digital literacy resources can transform your digital citizenship curriculum and provide students with a low-risk environment for

Anna Urban
Anna Urban
K-12 Implementation Specialist, EVERFI
Digital Citizenship

Beyond Digital Citizenship – Use Technology to Advocate for Good

10. 12. 2022

We know that technology is capable of amplifying student voice. Why should that voice be restricted only to core academic content? Join us for a discussion on the importance of promoting advocacy skills in the

Tracee Keough
Tracee Keough
Instructional Design Coach, Forward Edge
Digital Literacy

Teaching Critical Digital Skills for School Success and Employability

10. 05. 2022

While they’re online, are today’s students fostering job-ready skills? Join us for a deep dive into our workforce’s future, including the social, analytic, and technical skills students will need to succeed in their future careers.

Robert Bailey
Robert Bailey
Vice President of Sales, Hapara